Tag Archives: Central Europe

The peopling of Europe by waves of migration into melting pots of genes

Europe’s Stone Age settlers migrated in waves that replaced older hunter-gatherer cultures, suggests a study that looks at European DNA, both ancient and modern. The results reported in the journal, Science, answer questions about the peopling of modern-day Europe. Continue reading

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Hunter-gatherers persisted till 5,000 years ago (and are still around today)

I take permanent or semi-permanent settlements to be evidence of a lifestyle which had departed from being a purely hunter.gatherer lifestyle. Continue reading

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